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Twentieth-Century Literature (2004) 50 (3): 268–282.
Published: 01 September 2004
...Zachariah Pickard Copyright © Hofstra University 2004 BAI Natural History and Epiphany: Elizabeth Bishop’s Darwin Letter Zachariah Pickard riting in his Autobiography about the joys of beetle collecting and, particularly, the pleasure of discovering a new...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2000) 46 (2): 171–192.
Published: 01 June 2000
...Oliver Harris Cold War Correspondents: Ginsberg, Kerouac, Cassady, and the Political Economy of Beat Letters O liver H arris n June 23, 1953, an aspiring poet employed as a copyboy for the New York World Telegram wrote a long letter to an old friend...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2014) 60 (1): 119–127.
Published: 01 March 2014
...Jennifer P. Nesbitt Commonwealth of Letters: British Literary Culture and the Emergence of Postcolonial Aesthetics , by Kalliney Peter J. , Oxford University Press , 2013 . 336 pages. © 2015 by Hofstra University 2014 Review Commonwealth of Letters: British Literary Culture...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2011) 57 (1): 34–53.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Tonje Vold Copyright © Hofstra University 2011 Tonje Vold How to “rise above mere nationality”: Coetzee’s Novels Youth and Slow Man in the World Republic of Letters Tonje Vold J. M. Coetzee’s work presents critical reflections on literature that circulate beyond their culture...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2012) 58 (2): 349–354.
Published: 01 June 2012
...Donald A. Daiker The Letters of Ernest Hemingway, 1907–1922 , edited by Spanier Sandra and Trogdon Robert W. , Cambridge University Press , 2011 . 431 pages. Copyright © Hofstra University 2012 Review “I sure like to get letters” The Letters of Ernest Hemingway, 1907...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2013) 59 (2): 369–376.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Christopher J. Knight The Letters of T. S. Eliot, Volume 3: 1926–1927 , Edited by Eliot Valerie and Haffenden John , Yale University Press , 2012 . 954 pages. © 2015 by Hofstra University 2013 Review The Letters of  T. S. Eliot, Volume 3: 1926–1927 Edited by Valerie...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2021) 67 (4): 483–490.
Published: 01 December 2021
...Timothy J. Materer A Whole World: Letters from James Merrill . Edited by Hammer Langdon Yenser Stephen . New York : Knopf , 2021 . 723 pages. Copyright © 2021 Hofstra University 2021 The publisher’s blurb for A Whole World: Letters from James Merrill states that Merrill...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2020) 66 (4): 431–462.
Published: 01 December 2020
...Frances Dickey The over one thousand letters from T. S. Eliot to Emily Hale, opened to the public on January 2, 2020, reveal the poet’s emotional and creative dependence on Hale and illuminate the meanings of “Gerontion,” The Waste Land , Ash-Wednesday , “Landscapes,” Murder in the Cathedral , Four...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2017) 63 (4): 427–450.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Fiona Green This article focuses on the poems Marianne Moore wrote during and between visits to Virginia in the mid-1930s that were published in The Pangolin and Other Verse (1936). Prompted by an exchange of letters between Moore and Ezra Pound in 1935, the essay considers relationships between...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2017) 63 (4): 451–474.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Edward Allen With reference to a vinyl record, some unpublished letters, and a series of reading scripts, this essay reconstructs the circumstances of a trip Marianne Moore made to Harvard in December 1941. Her trip to Cambridge followed closely in the wake of Roosevelt’s declaration of war...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2016) 62 (1): 56–74.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Paul Bradley Bellew American modernist Hart Crane’s poem “The Idiot” details the poet’s real-life encounters with a young man with a cognitive disability. Beginning in 1926, Crane worked on the poem through different versions through letters, manuscripts, and magazine publications until about 1932...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2004) 50 (3): 283–316.
Published: 01 September 2004
... on the contemporary novel tends to be anthologized along with the many letters, essays, polemics, and apologies that emerged from his confrontation with Henry James indicates how unwilling twentieth-century literary criticism has been to endorse his objectives for the novel, preferring...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2003) 49 (2): 219–245.
Published: 01 June 2003
...Linda Leavell Marianne Moore, the James Family, and the Politics of Celibacy Linda Leavell ot long before she died, Marianne Moore received a letter, a form letter, requesting her signature on the following statement: “I have had an abortion. I publicly join millions of other...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2005) 51 (4): 414–436.
Published: 01 December 2005
... of Birthday Letters. We might even see England’s former poet laureate, or the author of such well-known works as “The Thought-Fox,” “Thistles,” and Crow. Even the academically invested, approaching the book with special­ ized knowledge, are likely to bring with them a set of associations...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2017) 63 (3): 299–328.
Published: 01 September 2017
... up from her rotting liver”) (1.104, 109–10). His short-sighted fixation on the cuff, in other words, supports his composition and comprises a sartorial link between the writing careers—one unlikely, the other promising—of Bloom and Stephen. 24 Milly’s letter, too, is rich with compositional...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2008) 54 (1): 1–30.
Published: 01 March 2008
...Siobhan Phillips Copyright © Hofstra University 2008 Wallace Stevens and the Mode of the Ordinary Siobhan Phillips twentieth-century poet attended more to daily routine than did Wallace Stevens.1 From a 1927 letter that outlines his schedule (Collected 941) to a 1955...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2002) 48 (4): 487–507.
Published: 01 December 2002
... in the Dial since 1918, bought the magazine out in November 1919. On 22 October 1922 he made the following proposition in a letter to his close friend Alyse Gre­ gory: Twentieth-Century Literature 48.4 Winter 2002 487 Barbara Ozieblo [A]llow me to run through once more the terms...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2010) 56 (3): 341–370.
Published: 01 September 2010
... to Moore. The last of these gifts was announced in a 9 January 1936 letter from Bryher informing Moore that she would be receiving a monthly payment from the estate of an elderly relative of Perdita Schaffner’s. After describing 343 Luke Carson and Heather Cass White complex...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2014) 60 (1): 111–118.
Published: 01 March 2014
... is more than I can imagine,” was his comment on the dons of Princeton [Letters 392 Our revenge has been to visit on his work a critical response that nearly fifty years ago Frank Kermode diagnosed as “a characteristic failure of our graduate schools” (334). This response presents Stevens...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2004) 50 (2): 141–166.
Published: 01 June 2004
...; or you are at home, and I am strange; so neither is the real essential per­ son, and confusion results. But in the Basque provinces, among a host of zingaros, we should both be equally strange and equally real. —Sackville-West to Woolf, Letters 54 hen Vita...